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SDSVP Supports Record Breaking Cause Conference

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Unleashing Potential… This was so true with the support SDSVP provided to the new collaborative that produced the 19th Annual Cause Conference.  This years’ event at UCSD’s Price Center was the largest in Cause Conference history with record attendance and number of speakers.  The “Purpose” focus  matches  SVP in that we help people find theirs. […] Read More »

Investee Reception & Graduating Investees

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Our Investee Reception, held at Rough Draft Brewery last month, was one of our most rewarding events! We heard from our graduating Investees, Just In Time, Mid-City CAN and Words Alive about how their partnership with SVP improved their organizations. We must say, they are up to some pretty incredible things! Read More »

SVP Partner to Become JIT’s Vice Chair

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We are proud to announce that Partner, Lauren Silverman, has just been elected to the Vice President Chair of the Just in Time for Foster Youth Board of Directors. Lauren began her work with Just In Time for Foster Youth about a year ago, when SVP selected the organization as our new Investee. Prior to this experience, foster youth was not an issue that was even on Lauren’s radar. She had no idea how under-served the need was in San Diego and with a connection from fellow Partner, Marty Goodman, she began working with JIT. Read More »

Partners Dedicated to Serving Former Investees

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Olivewood Gardens last year graduated as an Investee, but Partners Scott Tritt, Brad Kleban, and Lauren Grattan have been continuing to provide guidance to build their community of supporters. Read More »

Why Philanthropy?

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What motivates some people to want to share? Others want to help and still others choose to do very little or nothing at all. When “sharers” are questioned the answer frequently is simply “I just wanted to give something back”. Where does this sense of giving back come from? Read More »

From the Desk of Executive Director, Jose Cruz

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It's the end of our second quarter and the new year has gotten off to an exciting start! Thank you for helping us ensure all students have access to higher education resulting in thriving communities and a better world. Read More »

Call to Action from Nonprofit Panelists

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Panelists were asked what Partners can do to support their efforts and the topics of poverty and homelessness in San Diego, with the greatest challenges identified as 1. Lack of housing and 2. Access to nutritious food. Here's your call to action and ways to get involved! Read More »